Couple in rear-entry position, from an untitled erotic series with courtesan crests

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729), Publisher Takeda Chôemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Shibui, Estampes Erotiques Primitives du Japan, vol. I (1926), pl. VIII (left edge of this sheet, covered by a non-explicit sheet not in the MFA)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

RES.09.316.11

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Eleven woodblock prints mounted as a handscroll.

Signed

Yamato eshi Torii Kiyonobu

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyonobu

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection